Uganda
UGANDA

Employer of Record

EMPLOYER OF RECORD

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47.8 MILLION

total population in 2021

34 BILLION USD

expected GDP in 2023

Uganda is a unique country in the African region best-known for its diverse wildlife and breathtaking views. Uganda’s legal system is a mix of English and African common laws. It’s a developing nation with a GDP is projected to trend around 34 USD Billion in 2022. Business opportunities flourish in agriculture and agri-businesses, tourism, and mineral and mining, to mention some.

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS: 14

  • New Year’s Day – January 1
  • NRM Liberation Day – January 26
  • Archbishop Janani Luwum Day – February 16
  • International Women’s Day – March 8
  • Good Friday- varies
  • Easter Monday – varies
  • Labor Day – May 1
  • Eid-Ul Fitr- varies
  • Martyr’s Day – June 3
  • National Heroes Day- June 9
  • Eid Al Adha – varies
  • Independence Day – October 29
  • Christmas Day – December 25
  • Boxing Day – December 26

 

SOCIAL SECURITY AND TAXATION

Social Security Fund

  • Employer Contribution: 10%
  • Employee Contribution: 5%
  • Tax Rates: up to 40% (PAYE)

MINIMUM WAGE

6,000 Ugandan shillings per month

WORK HOURS

40 hours per week

OVERTIME RATE

150% of the normal rate

PROBATIONARY PERIOD

6 months

ANNUAL LEAVE CREDITS

21 days

MATERNITY LEAVE

60 days

PATERNITY LEAVE

4 days

SICK LEAVE

1 month

BONUSES

not required (upon the discretion of the employer)

*Info is not binding, may vary, and is provided only as an indication.

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